Mary G. Drew, 97, of Conway, N.H., died Sept. 21, 2019, at Wolfeboro Bay Center in Wolfeboro, N.H., after a period of failing health.

She was born in Lowell, Mass., on March 27, 1922, the daughter of Albert J. Gregg Sr. and Nora (Judge) Bragg.

She moved to Conway at an early age and attended the schools of Conway and was a graduate of Kennett High School, Class of 1940.

After graduation, she was employed by Public Service Co. of New Hampshire as secretary/clerk in the Conway District Office, a position she held for 26 years.

She then entered into the banking industry and enjoyed its many facets. She saw many changes during her tenure. After 25 years in banking, she retired under the Fleet Finiancial Group.

Mary was a member of Our Lady of the Mountains Parish, a former member of the choir under the direction of the choir master, the late Frank Petillo. She also served as treasurer of its Altar Society for several years.

She was a past Grand Regent of Court Our Lady of Fatima of the Catholic Daughters of America when the National Council of Catholic Women established a Council on the Diocesan Level. Mary was appointed its initial recording secretary as well as her having served as Recording Secretary of its Belknap Carroll Deanery.

Mary was predeceased by her loving husband, Frank Drew; a brother, Capt. Albert J. Gregg Jr., USAF; and her two sisters, Cecilia R. Gregg and Philippa M. Thompson.

The family includes: a brother, James E. Gregg of Cairo, N.Y.; four nephews; three nieces and many cousins.

Mary was a communicant of Our Lady of the Mountains Parish where a memorial Mass will be celebrated at the convenience of the family. At the request of Mary, there will be no visiting hours.

Burial will take place in the Drew lot in the Conway Village Cemetery.

The Furber and White Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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